Exactly six months after hinting at the possibility of opening shop in Chile, MGX Minerals is acquiring 50 per cent of the issued shares of Chilean Lithium Salars.
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Teck Resources received regulatory approval for its Quebrada Blanca Phase 2 project in the Tarapacá Region in northern Chile.
Zamin Ferrous alleges that the passing of a new mining law turned out to be a major change in the game rules in the South American country.
Mining companies around the globe are joining an industrywide push for gender equality and launching initiatives to increase the proportion of women working in mine pits, smelters and refineries.
Freeport reshapes Indonesia business in deal with govt.
Founder gives up CEO role.
At Premier's Mercedes Mine production and costs were impacted by differences in the orebody geometries as compared to the original models.
Samarco expects to obtain next year all licenses needed to resume operations suspended after the 2015 environmental disaster.
The value of exports of the metal from Chile, one of the world's top producers of lithium, jumped 51 percent in the first seven months of the year.
Condor gold receives environmental permit to construct and operate a new mine at LA India project, Nicaragua
Condor Gold has received an environmental permit for the development, construction and operation of a processing plant and its associated mine site infrastructure at its La India Gold Project, located in Leon, Nicaragua.
Despite the political unrest in the Central American country, Condor has received an environmental permit for the development of a processing plant and associated mine site infrastructure at La India gold project.
Five bodies were recovered from a collapsed marble and limestone mine in the town of Dengantzha, located in the Hidalgo state.
Venezuela’s once prosperous economy destroyed by corruption and mismanagement.
By value, mineral exports are expected to increase to $30 billion from $28.37 billion last year.
The new chief executive of Tahoe Resources Inc said on Thursday that his top priority is ending a long-running dispute in Guatemala that has stopped all of the mining company’s silver production.
The Nevada-based company posted a second-quarter loss of $15.6 million, or 5 cents per share, compared to a profit of $33.5 million, or 11 cents per share, in the year-ago period.
The main union at Chile's Caserones mine has rejected operator Lumina Copper's final contract offer and workers have approved strike action.
The Canadian precious metals miner logged a $10.6-million net loss for the first half of the year following a $49-million investment in its Gold Bar, Black Fox and Los Azules projects during the period.
Silverstream valuation had an adverse effect on profit before income tax, which came down 16.6% to $323 million.
Workers have downed tools and blocked access to the mine in protest of the "unjustified layoff" of two colleagues.
The vote began on Saturday and will continue through the middle of next week.
The bond had an annual interest rate of 4.5 per cent and a duration of 15 years, Calichera said in a note to the market regulator.
The world's second-biggest exporter of steelmaking coal stuck to its annual production forecast of 26 million to 27 million tonnes.
The president of Peru’s National Society of Mining, Petroleum, and Energy said the project will create 9,000 jobs during its construction phase and additional 2,500 once it goes into production.
Canada's Lundin Mining Corp said Chief Executive Officer Paul Conibear is retiring and also reported a 3 percent rise in second-quarter profit on Wednesday.